Result
1st Test, England tour of West Indies at Kingston, Jan 15-21 1954
417 & 209/6d
(129.3 ov, target 457)
170 & 316
West Indies won by 140 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MC Frederick c Graveney b Statham0-2000-
JB Stollmeyer (c)lbw b Statham60---0-
JKC Holt lbw b Statham94-360-0-
ED Weekes  b Moss55---0-
CL Walcott  b Lock65---0-
GA Headley c Graveney b Lock16-60-0-
GE Gomez not out47---0-
CA McWatt  b Lock54---0-
S Ramadhin lbw b Trueman7---0-
ESM Kentish  b Statham02-000.00
AL Valentine  b Trueman01-000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 4, nb 5, w 1)19
TOTAL(155.4 Ov, RR: 2.67)417
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Michael Frederick), 2-140 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 3-216 (Sir Everton Weekes), 4-234 (John Holt), 5-286 (George Headley), 6-316 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 7-404 (Clifford McWatt), 8-415 (Sonny Ramadhin), 9-416 (Esmond Kentish), 10-417 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham3669042.5000
FS Trueman34.4810723.0800
AE Moss2658413.2300
TE Bailey1643602.2500
GAR Lock41147631.8500
DCS Compton21502.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Watson  b Gomez3--00-
L Hutton (c) b Valentine24---0-
PBH May c Headley b Ramadhin31---0-
DCS Compton lbw b Valentine12---0-
TW Graveney lbw b Ramadhin16---0-
TE Bailey not out28---0-
TG Evans c Kentish b Valentine10---0-
GAR Lock  b Ramadhin4-20-0-
JB Statham  b Ramadhin8-25-0-
FS Trueman c †McWatt b Gomez18---1-
AE Moss  b Gomez0--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 4, w 1)16
TOTAL(89.2 Ov, RR: 1.9)170
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Willie Watson), 2-49 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-73 (Denis Compton), 4-79 (Peter May), 5-94 (Tom Graveney), 6-105 (Godfrey Evans), 7-117 (Tony Lock), 8-135 (Brian Statham), 9-165 (Fred Trueman), 10-170 (Alan Moss)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ESM Kentish1452301.6400
GE Gomez9.231631.7100
S Ramadhin35146541.8500
AL Valentine31105031.6100
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MC Frederick lbw b Statham30---1-
JB Stollmeyer (c)c †Evans b Bailey8-30-0-
JKC Holt lbw b Moss1-1500-
ED Weekes not out90--120-
CL Walcott c Bailey b Lock25---0-
GA Headley  b Lock1--00-
GE Gomez lbw b Statham3--00-
CA McWatt not out36---0-
Extras(b 10, lb 4, nb 1)15
TOTAL(67 Ov, RR: 3.11)209/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-31 (John Holt), 3-46 (Michael Frederick), 4-92 (Sir Clyde Walcott), 5-94 (George Headley), 6-119 (Gerry Gomez)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham1725022.9400
FS Trueman603205.3300
AE Moss1003013.0000
TE Bailey2044612.3000
GAR Lock1423622.5700
England 2nd Innings (target: 457 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
W Watson c & b Stollmeyer116-263160-
L Hutton (c)lbw b Gomez56---0-
PBH May c †McWatt b Kentish69---1-
TW Graveney c Weekes b Kentish34---0-
DCS Compton  b Ramadhin2--00-
TE Bailey not out15---1-
TG Evans  b Kentish02-000.00
GAR Lock  b Kentish0-1000-
JB Statham lbw b Ramadhin1--00-
FS Trueman  b Kentish1--00-
AE Moss run out16-15-0-
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 1)6
TOTAL(129.3 Ov, RR: 2.44)316
Fall of wickets: 1-130 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-220 (Willie Watson), 3-277 (Peter May), 4-282 (Denis Compton), 5-282 (Tom Graveney), 6-282 (Godfrey Evans), 7-282 (Tony Lock), 8-283 (Brian Statham), 9-285 (Fred Trueman), 10-316 (Alan Moss)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ESM Kentish29114951.6800
GE Gomez3096312.1000
S Ramadhin35.3128822.4700
AL Valentine2567102.8400
GA Headley502304.6000
CL Walcott21402.0000
JB Stollmeyer301214.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of West Indies
Series resultWest Indies led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 380
Season1953/54
Match days15,16,18,19,20,21 January 1954 (6-day match)
Test debut
Michael Frederick
John Holt
Clifford McWatt
Alan Moss
Umpires
Perry Burke
Tom Ewart
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 15 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 168/2 (JKC Holt 76*, ED Weekes 21*)
Sat, 16 Jan - day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 408/7 (GE Gomez 41*, S Ramadhin 4*)
Sun, 17 Jan - rest day
Mon, 18 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 168/9 (TE Bailey 26*, AE Moss 0*)
Tue, 19 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 203/6 (ED Weekes 86*, CA McWatt 34*)
Wed, 20 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 227/2 (PBH May 50*, TW Graveney 1*)
Thu, 21 Jan - day 6 - England 2nd innings 316 (129.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 6
  • day 6 - England 2nd innings 316 (129.3 ov) - end of match
Day 5
  • day 5 - England 2nd innings 227/2 (PBH May 50*, TW Graveney 1*)
Day 4
  • day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 203/6 (ED Weekes 86*, CA McWatt 34*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - England 1st innings 168/9 (TE Bailey 26*, AE Moss 0*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 408/7 (GE Gomez 41*, S Ramadhin 4*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 168/2 (JKC Holt 76*, ED Weekes 21*)